Entrepreneurs like Richard Branson and rapper Jay-Z have two things in common: Both are wildly successful billionaires, and both never graduated from high school.
But they aren’t the only billionaires who never picked up a high school diploma. While a number of prominent college dropouts later became ultra-wealthy — particularly tech titans like Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates — it’s generally rarer for high school dropouts to become among the richest people in the world. But still, it does happen from time to time.
Keep reading to learn more about five of the most prominent billionaires who also happen to be high school dropouts.